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The Wichita Eagle
Family feud sparks revolt at grocery store chain
Cashiers and baggers stand idle Thursday July 24, 2014 at a Market Basket supermarket in Concord, N.H. A decades-long family feud, which brought about the ouster of Arthur T. Demoulas as CEO of the privately held company, led to a worker revolt, customer boycotts and empty shelves in the grocery chain's stores in Maine, Massachusetts and New ... (more)
Thu Jul 24, 2014
Protesters excited, cautious about Arthur T. Demoulas's offer
Protesting Market Basket workers returned to their jobs and picket lines outside the 71 stores in the region Thursday morning buoyed by the offer from ousted chief executive Arthur T. Demoulas to buy out his relatives and end the family feud that is roiling one of New England's largest supermarket chains.
Springfield officials' hopes for unique reuses of old fire...
SPRINGFIELD - As city officials consider potential reuses of four long-closed fire stations in Springfield , their hopes are boosted by a recent report outlining success stories from around Massachusetts and beyond Fort Point Consulting Inc., of Chelsea, hired for the $20,000 study, details the benefits, challenges and strategies of selling the ... (more)
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Ousted Market Basket CEO: Give Workers Their Jobs Back
By Liz Taurasi More rallies are expected Tuesday at all Market Basket locations as employees enter a fifth day of showing their support for ousted CEO Arthur T. Demoulas.
Chelsea Sesquicentennial- town history - a wealth of memories
Tama County Pioneers had many difficulties to contend with, not the least of which was the journey from civilization to their prairie homes.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Local Veterans to Be Honored
Front and center at the Revere Beach Sand Sculpting Festival this year will be three honored Revere veterans, most prominent being Marc Silvestri - a Bronze Star with Valor recipient for heroic acts that saved 31 soldiers in Afghanistan in 2008.
Market Basket workers fired for support of ex-CEO
The Market Basket supermarket chain has made good on promises to fire employees who skipped work to attend a rally in support of the former chief executive.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Lawmakers urge boycott of Market Basket
Seventeen elected Massachusetts officials on Saturday called for an immediate boycott of Market Basket supermarkets and announced support for employees and members of the public who have protested the ousting of Arthur T. Demoulas as chief executive.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Schools wary of immigrant wave
Some of the state's poorest school districts - already overwhelmed by immigrant children - are bracing for a new wave of Central American kids enrolling this fall that officials fear will further drain limited resources for English-speaking students.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Police hunt suspect who ran from Tobin Bridge crash
State police say they know who the Chelsea driver of a 2009 Toyota Corolla is who allegedly ran away from the scene of a three-car crash on the Tobin Bridge late this morning that injured five people in two other vehicles.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Chelsea Massachusetts Provides Preview of School Strains for Dumped Alien Kids
Chelsea is a city of 37,000 located across the river from Boston. It is now 62 percent Hispanic , having begun to diversify in the 1970s.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
Which Communities Have the Most Expensive Car Insurance in Massachusetts?
ValuePenguin , a consumer finance website, recently ran the numbers to see which Massachusetts communities are paying the most and the least for auto insurance.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Peru Woman Finalist in Fenway Frank Contest
Dana DiSantis is a semi-finalist in this year's Kayem Fenway Frank Contest for her "Monstah" hot dog recipe.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Apollinaire Theatre Company's INVASION Runs Now thru 7/27
Apollinaire Theatre Company's 11th year of offering free bilingual productions on alternating nights in English and Spanish in Chelsea's Mary O'Malley Park features 2 plays about crossing borders, fear of the Others among us, linguistic slight of hand, and finding one's voice in the chaos.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Firefighters battle blaze by the beach
At about 11 a.m., the Revere, Chelsea and Malden fire departments were called in to a second-floor apartment above the Shipwreck Lounge at 55 Revere Beach Blvd. The fire was started by an electrical accident inside the apartment, according to Revere Deputy Fire Chief Michael Viviano.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Schools Stretched To Provide Services To Immigrant Influx
A surge of young adult immigrants with limited skills have flooded the Revere schools and surrounding community school districts, challenging the schools' missions and causing them to divert resources from the traditional student population.
MBTA Police Searching for Man Who Spat on Bus Driver
We can't go a month without some jerk spitting on a bus driver . The MBTA Transit Police have posted a photo of a man they believe spat on a bus driver on June 11. The latest incident of public transportation expectoration happened on the 110 line, during a stop in Everett.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Bunker Hill Community College
Foundation Wins Grant for Laboratory Equipment Press Release
Bunker Hill Community College Foundation received a $10,000 Workforce Development and Education Grant from Bank of America Charitable Foundation on June 24, 2014.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
74-Unit Senior Housing Complex to Be Built in Easton
The following is from Congress Building Corp.: Once again, Congress Building Corp. is pleased to serve its repeat client, LCB SeniorLiving, LLC of Norwood, MA in the construction of The Residence at Five Corners, a senior living community in Easton, MA.
DA Won't Pursue Case Against Garbage Truck Driver Who Struck And Killed Cyclist
Prosecutors will not pursue a criminal case against the driver of a garbage truck that struck and killed a Chelsea cyclist in Charlestown in April, the Suffolk District Attorney's office reported.